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Riehm's Farm Happenings (Week 18)

Posted on September 27th, 2018 by Diane Riehm

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! We will be bringing a bin of pumpkins this next delivery. Cash and carry! $5 for each pumpkin. Please have the exact dollar amount ready. 

In this week's edition: Sweet potato video, Countdown to 20 weeks of Summer CSA is around the corner, A one time Thanksgiving share is being offered again this year, Join us for 8 deliveries of Fall/Winter CSA farm shares at, Fruit perdition,  Barnyard Fun information, Cranberry Walnut Bread shares next delivery.


"Healthy soil makes healthier veggies, which makes a healthier you." - Farmer, Phil Riehm.

Farmer Phil is in the sweet potato field. It's very interesting to listen to him tell us how he cures them after harvest.

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***You will notice that these Farm Happenings always have a count down number on them.  So week 18, 19, 20... and Summer CSA farm shares are done.*** Options, Prices, and to Register for Fall/Winter farm shares click:


It's a one time deal!!  Popular last year so we have repeated it this year.  You do not have to be a current member to get this one time offer. Open to everyone!

While you are with your loved ones this Thanksgiving you will want FARM FRESH flavors on the table. We have put together a Thanksgiving Farm Share to be delivered in your area the week BEFORE Thanksgiving!

We "NOW" have the following available:   Thanksgiving Farm Share

1. A quart of Pure Maple Syrup for your sweet potatoes. Any left over syrup use for future pancakes or waffles. 
2. A half peck of Apples for your pie, or dessert.
3. A half pint of Pumpkin Butter to impress an overnight guest with their morning toast, or use as a hostess gift for your loved one.
4. A gallon of the best tasting Apple Cider.  
5. Let's not forget One full dozen of Eggs.  Use for your recipes and a few for breakfast the next day.
6. No meal is complete without the veggies. Lettuce, Spinach, Sweet potato, Regular Potatoes, Carrots, Fall Squash.

  • Holiday Favorite Pack (quart maple syrup, half peck apples, half pint pumpkin butter, gallon cider, dozen eggs) = $39.00
  • Veggie pack (Lettuce, Spinach, Sweet potato, Regular Potatoes, Carrots, Fall squash)  = $25.00

Please SIGN UP with our Harvie web page by SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10 for pick-up the week of November 11th.  Pickup sites are the same as our Fall/Winter deliveries.

 ***Remember to return you CANVAS BAG and LINERS "each" week! ***  We purchased an extra 300 bags mid-summer and they are now missing.  It is essential to our farm that you return bags "each" week.


  • Each delivery is enough to use for (2) weeks. 
  • Limited Pick-Up Locations for Fall/Winter Shares
  • We have found over the last several years that most of these vegetables are sweeter and more flavorful when the cold temperatures hit.     
  • The season runs “8 times” from November to February.
Options, Prices, Locations, and to Register click:

Fruit Share Forecast 

Forecasting a harvest is designed to allow us to give you a quick "prediction" or "estimate" of what is coming in the future. 

October 1 - 6

Mixed apples

[Barnyard Fun Weekends, Now - October 27]

Every Fall season, on the weekends the young and young-at-heart come to create memories on the farm. Experience our pig race, hayride, goat walk, pumpkin cannon, straw tunnel, launcher, giant slide, and our 2018 Corn Maze design, Dinosaurs!!  Saturday's 12:00-7:00 and Sunday’s 12:00 6:00. Just $8 per person. | at Riehm Produce Farm, 7244 N. State Route 53, Tiffin.